Dayton School

  • Dayton School serves 53 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-59% (which is approximately equal to the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

School Overview

  • Dayton School's student population of 53 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students53 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank#390 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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American Indian
12%
11%
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Hispanic
n/a
4%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
87%
79%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dayton School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MT.
Diversity Score0.230.20
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
30%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUpper West Shore Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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    13.1 miles
    312 4th Avenue East
    Polson, MT 59860
    (406)883-6229
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  • Polson Cherry Valley School
    Grades: PK-1 | 219 students
    13.2 miles
    107 8th Avenue West
    Polson, MT 59860
    (406)883-6333
    13.2 PK-1 219
  • Polson Polson Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 524 students
    13.6 miles
    1602 2nd Street West
    Polson, MT 59860
    (406)883-6335
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  • Polson Polson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 475 students
    13.7 miles
    1712 2nd Street West
    Polson, MT 59860
    (406)883-6351
    13.7 9-12 475

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